Shawne Merriman's injuries and attitude have him getting ready to look for a new home in the NFL.
There are plenty of teams that might be willing to take a chance on a player regarded as one of the best pass rushers in the NFL just three seasons ago.
Merriman's skills make him ideally suited to play outside linebacker in a 3-4 scheme, but he could end up going to any team in need of a pure edge-rusher.
Then there is the question of what skills he has left.
Despite his history of off-field issues and declining health, plenty of NFL teams would love to add a player who has totaled 43.5 sacks and is just 26 years old.
Here's a look at 10 NFL teams that could improve by taking a chance on Shawne Merriman.